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Ukraine News - Apr 16, 2014

By bartolo - Posted on 15 April 2014


Ukraine President Says Anti-Terror Operation Under Way in Donetsk Region, It will be “conducted step by step, responsibly, cautiously” -


VIDEO: Ukraine President Turchynov announces start of anti-terror operation in eastern Ukraine - YouTube

Ukraine Military secures Kramatorsk airport from attack (VIDEO) - Yahoo News

VIDEO: Ukrainian general came out of the Kramatorsk airbase to address the crowd and was roughed up by the demonstrators - YouTube

VIDEO: Ukraine crisis: Pro-Russian crowds confront troops - BBC News

VIDEO: Ukraine troops launch mission to retake Slavyansk from pro-Russian militants - YouTube


Ukrainian forces reportedly surround city of Slavyansk: Pro-Russian commander and acting mayor - ITAR-TASS


VIDEO: Slavyansk Crowd Chanting by Barricades - YouTube


VIDEO: Watch As Donetsk Locals Stop A Ukraine Tank - Zero Hedge


Ukraine Charges Pro-Federalization Presidential Candidate With Attack on Sovereignty - RIA Novosti


Ukraine pro-Russian presidential candidates attacked in Kiev (VIDEOS) - RT News


VIDEO (Ukrainian): Interview with pro-Russian presidential candidate Tsarov which was attacked in Kiev - YouTube




US open to some military assistance to Ukraine while ruling out providing arms or other ‘‘lethal’’ aid at this time  - The Boston Globe

US sends specialists to Ukraine to coordinate activity of its state structures: source - ITAR-TASS

VIDEO: White House Press Briefing: US Supports Ukraine's Efforts to Calm Tensions - YouTube

Ukraine on Verge of Civil War: Russia’s Medvedev - RIA Novosti

'Criminal' use of force by Ukraine would imperil talks: Lavrov - Yahoo News

Lavrov: Yatsenyuk's statements Kiev is ready for talks with South-East correct but late - ITAR-TASS

Ukrainian Authorities: Russian Bank 'Paid Terrorists $3.75m ahead of Luhansk Building Occupation’ -


Ukrainian Intelligence Names Russian GRU Officer in Slavyansk - Institute for War and Peace Reporting


UN’s Geneva-based human rights office says no evidence of “widespread nor systemic” persecution of the nation’s ethnic Russian minority -


REPORT: UN human rights report on Ukraine: Misinformation, propaganda and incitement to hatred need to be urgently countered -


Germany's RWE  to deliver reverse gas supplies to Ukraine via Poland - DW.DE


Slovakia offers way to send Ukraine some gas if Russia cuts supply - Reuters


Medvedev says Ukraine saved hundreds of billions of dollars on Russian gas discounts - ITAR-TASS


Ukraine's Economy Is Nearing Collapse - Forbes


CHARTS: Five charts that show just how bad Ukraine's economy really is: GDP growth, GDP per capita, Population, Unemployment, Debt repayments -


CHARTS: Ukraine’s financial crisis in six charts - Money Supply


Ukraine crisis could hit Russian GDP - BBC News


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